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Selected Recent Arrivals in Genealogy and Local History

Deuchler, Douglas.
Legendary Locals of Oak Park, Illinois.
Charleston, SC: Arcadia, 2013.
Call No. F549 .O13 D482 2013
This exciting series from Arcadia Publishing profiles prominent local citizens.

Hansen, Tegan and Jerry.
State Boundaries of America: How, Why and When American State Lines Were Formed.
Westminster, MD: Heritage Books, 2007.
Call No. E179.5 .H36 2007
State boundary changes traced year-by-year according to grants, treaties, and law.

Hinds, Harold E., Jr.
Crafting a Personal Family History: A Guide Plus a Case Study.
Elizabethtown, NY: Essex County Historical Society, 2011.
Call No. F127 .E8 H564 2011
Principles for researching and documenting a family history.

Margolis, Rebecca.
Jewish Roots, Canadian Soil: Yiddish Culture in Montreal, 1905-1945.
Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2011.
Call No. F1054.5 .M89 J563 2011
Exploration of Montreal’s vibrant Jewish community and its antecedents.

Swan, James B.
Chicago’s Irish Legion: the 90th Illinois Volunteers in the Civil War.
Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 2009.
Call No. E505.5 90th .S93 2009
Detailed history of the only Irish regiment in Sherman’s XV Army Corps.

Wheat, Ken.
English Wheats.
Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse, 2012.
Call No. folio CS71 .W556 2012
Evolution of Wheat families in England from the 14th century.